The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Knowledge Management
Rank 457 402 436
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +34
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 172 220 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.53% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 82 63
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£340 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £548 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 8
Average hourly rate £11.50 £19.36 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.58% +9.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £18.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £26.85 £88.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £26.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-56.60% +51.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44265 41665 38267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.74% 76.13% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28672 25746 23202
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1194 1180 1104
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -48 158 £348 -4.79% 39
South East -7 72 £300 -20.00% 5
London -58 39 £409 -3.25% 14
Hampshire -18 31 £300 -11.11% 2
Berkshire +9 19 £450 +20.00%
North West -14 13 £420 +26.31% 8
Scotland +1 11 £330 +4.34%
City of London -11 11 £400 -48.38% 2
Yorkshire -13 11 £275 -21.42% 1
North East -16 11 £300 -17.80% 1
Tyne and Wear -18 11 £300 -17.80% 1
Oxfordshire - 11 £300 -
Gosport +4 10 £388 +10.71%
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 10 £300 -17.80% 1
Reading -3 9 £450 -
West Yorkshire -16 9 £275 -21.42% 1
Leeds -16 9 £275 -21.42% 1
Oxford - 8 £300 -
Manchester -7 7 £275 -10.93% 5
Buckinghamshire - 7 £248 - 1
Winchester - 7 £300 -
Surrey -2 6 £385 -26.38% 1
West Lothian - 6 £330 -
Kidlington - 6 £300 -
Livingston - 6 £330 -
Middlesex +6 4 £371 +85.25%
West Midlands +6 4 £485 +21.25% 2
East of England -11 4 £319 +20.28% 1
Cheshire - 4 £440 - 2
Hook - 4 - -

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management.

1 100 (28.25%) Microsoft
2 98 (27.68%) ITIL
3 88 (24.86%) HP
4 84 (23.73%) Security Cleared
5 65 (18.36%) Project Management
5 65 (18.36%) SC Cleared
6 62 (17.51%) HTML
7 61 (17.23%) Finance
8 59 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 53 (14.97%) Test Scripting
10 51 (14.41%) .NET
11 48 (13.56%) Service Management
12 47 (13.28%) Oracle
12 47 (13.28%) SQL
12 47 (13.28%) ISTQB
13 44 (12.43%) UNIX
14 41 (11.58%) JavaScript
14 41 (11.58%) SharePoint
14 41 (11.58%) ITSM
15 39 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
16 38 (10.73%) Change Management
17 36 (10.17%) Linux
17 36 (10.17%) Incident Management
17 36 (10.17%) Test Strategy
18 35 (9.89%) ASP.NET
18 35 (9.89%) Java
19 34 (9.60%) CMDB
19 34 (9.60%) Problem Management
19 34 (9.60%) ServiceNow
20 33 (9.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (11.58%) SharePoint
2 28 (7.91%) CMS
3 10 (2.82%) OpenStack
4 6 (1.69%) Confluence
4 6 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.85%) Lync
6 3 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.85%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.85%) Apache
7 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.28%) SAS
8 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
Applications
1 59 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.19%) MS Office
3 14 (3.95%) MS Project
4 11 (3.11%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (4.52%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.98%) Agresso
4 4 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.28%) assyst
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.28%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.13%) Taleo
3 2 (0.56%) Yammer
3 2 (0.56%) SaaS
3 2 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.28%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.52%) SAN
2 7 (1.98%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.98%) Intranet
3 5 (1.41%) Firewall
4 4 (1.13%) DMZ
4 4 (1.13%) NAS
4 4 (1.13%) VPN
4 4 (1.13%) DNS
4 4 (1.13%) PBX
4 4 (1.13%) DHCP
5 3 (0.85%) FTP
5 3 (0.85%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.56%) Wireless
6 2 (0.56%) LAN
7 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.28%) CTI
7 1 (0.28%) LDAP
7 1 (0.28%) ISDN
7 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.69%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.41%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.13%) Big Data
7 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.85%) DB2
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.56%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.56%) HBase
9 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (1.41%) HP UFT
1 5 (1.41%) Subversion
1 5 (1.41%) JIRA
2 4 (1.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.28%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.28%) JUnit
4 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.28%) Grunt
4 1 (0.28%) gulp
General
1 61 (17.23%) Finance
2 18 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.95%) Banking
4 13 (3.67%) Retail
5 7 (1.98%) Legal
6 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.13%) Law
6 4 (1.13%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.13%) Marketing
7 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.85%) Front Office
7 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Electronics
8 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.56%) Publishing
8 2 (0.56%) German Language
8 2 (0.56%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.56%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 72 (20.34%) Analyst
2 27 (7.63%) Test Analyst
2 27 (7.63%) Consultant
3 26 (7.34%) Developer
4 24 (6.78%) Architect
5 23 (6.50%) Project Manager
6 22 (6.21%) Test Leader
7 20 (5.65%) ServiceNow Developer
8 17 (4.80%) Tester
9 16 (4.52%) Test Specialist
10 14 (3.95%) Knowledge Manager
10 14 (3.95%) Business Analyst
11 13 (3.67%) Support Analyst
12 12 (3.39%) Service Manager
13 11 (3.11%) Service Analyst
14 10 (2.82%) Applications Support
14 10 (2.82%) Project Officer
15 9 (2.54%) 1st Line Support
16 8 (2.26%) Data Architect
16 8 (2.26%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (17.51%) HTML
2 51 (14.41%) .NET
3 35 (9.89%) ASP.NET
4 33 (9.32%) JSP
5 32 (9.04%) Web Services
6 26 (7.34%) XML
6 26 (7.34%) CSS
7 4 (1.13%) J2EE
7 4 (1.13%) HTML5
7 4 (1.13%) REST
8 3 (0.85%) JSON
8 3 (0.85%) jQuery
9 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.28%) CSS3
9 1 (0.28%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.28%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.28%) Sass
9 1 (0.28%) LESS
9 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.60%) CMDB
3 26 (7.34%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.98%) Taxonomies
5 6 (1.69%) GIS
5 6 (1.69%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.13%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.13%) E-Learning
6 4 (1.13%) CESG
6 4 (1.13%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.13%) Social Media
6 4 (1.13%) User Experience
7 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.85%) Wiki
7 3 (0.85%) FMCG
7 3 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (0.85%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 44 (12.43%) UNIX
2 36 (10.17%) Linux
3 22 (6.21%) Windows
4 8 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.41%) HPUX
7 4 (1.13%) VME
8 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.85%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.28%) Solaris
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (27.68%) ITIL
2 65 (18.36%) Project Management
3 53 (14.97%) Test Scripting
4 48 (13.56%) Service Management
5 41 (11.58%) ITSM
6 38 (10.73%) Change Management
7 36 (10.17%) Incident Management
7 36 (10.17%) Test Strategy
8 34 (9.60%) Problem Management
9 33 (9.32%) Content Management
10 32 (9.04%) Migration
10 32 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (8.19%) Automated Testing
12 26 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (7.06%) Configuration Management
13 25 (7.06%) Workflow
13 25 (7.06%) PRINCE2
14 24 (6.78%) Mentoring
14 24 (6.78%) Risk Analysis
15 23 (6.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (13.28%) SQL
2 41 (11.58%) JavaScript
3 35 (9.89%) Java
4 24 (6.78%) PowerShell
5 7 (1.98%) C#
6 5 (1.41%) VBA
7 4 (1.13%) C
8 3 (0.85%) VB
9 1 (0.28%) ABAP
9 1 (0.28%) VB6
9 1 (0.28%) Perl
9 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 84 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 65 (18.36%) SC Cleared
3 47 (13.28%) ISTQB
4 33 (9.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 29 (8.19%) Degree
6 28 (7.91%) ISEB
7 26 (7.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 25 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (6.50%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (6.21%) MCITP
11 9 (2.54%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.13%) APMP
12 4 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.85%) MCSE
14 2 (0.56%) CCNP
14 2 (0.56%) CCNA
14 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
14 2 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.28%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.21%) QA
2 11 (3.11%) SLA
3 5 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) COBIT
5 1 (0.28%) HL7
5 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.13%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.13%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.13%) SCCM
3 3 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.28%) Nagios
5 1 (0.28%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.28%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.28%) Nessus
5 1 (0.28%) Nmap
5 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.28%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.28%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 100 (28.25%) Microsoft
2 88 (24.86%) HP
3 47 (13.28%) Oracle
4 34 (9.60%) ServiceNow
5 29 (8.19%) Cisco
6 26 (7.34%) BMC
7 23 (6.50%) CA
8 18 (5.08%) Citrix
9 11 (3.11%) Remedy
10 10 (2.82%) SAP
11 9 (2.54%) VMware
12 7 (1.98%) ArcSight
12 7 (1.98%) Symantec
13 6 (1.69%) Tripwire
14 5 (1.41%) IBM
15 4 (1.13%) Siebel
15 4 (1.13%) Avaya
15 4 (1.13%) ICL
15 4 (1.13%) Pega
16 3 (0.85%) Cyber-Ark
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